Active Shooter / Workplace Violence Insurance and Risk Protection

Posted by Paul Marshall on March 5, 2018 at 3:28 PM

Responding to Bullying

Posted by Ryan Larson on February 28, 2018 at 10:35 AM

Every day the media reports on new stories involving children harmed by bullying, in both big and small ways. Any institution that provides programs for children (e.g. schools, day camps, park districts, recreation departments) faces the potential that bullying may occur on its watch and the risk that it may be held responsible for the impact of that behavior, or, at a minimum, be required to defend itself against allegations that it should have done more.

How Disruptive Technology Can Change Claims Management

Posted by J.J. Schmidt on February 19, 2018 at 2:55 PM

Shedding Light on Sunshine Laws

Posted by Michael and Mark on February 14, 2018 at 11:05 AM

Sunshine laws are intended to promote transparency in government by requiring that information about government activities be made available to the public. Public access to this information allows citizens to make informed judgments and identify corruption and waste. Consequently, sunshine laws are critical to maintaining accountability, trust and efficiency in government.

Millennials in the Insurance Industry

Posted by Molly Owen on February 5, 2018 at 9:29 PM

What to Consider When Developing a Whitewater Park

Posted by Kenny Smith on January 31, 2018 at 11:47 AM

Whitewater rafting, kayaking and river surfing are quickly becoming some of the most popular adventure sports in America. Given this growing popularity, recreation departments across the country are building whitewater parks as entertainment attractions. Before building a whitewater park in your city, town or county, it is important to understand the hazards that accompany the construction of these parks. This evaluation will require significant skills in risk identification, contractual risk transfer, signage wording, site inspection and working with your legal consultant, etc.

Next Level Claims Strategies

Posted by Chris Mandel on January 24, 2018 at 10:15 AM

Benefits and Challenges of Government Social Media Use

Posted by Thom Rickert on January 17, 2018 at 11:51 AM

Just as fictional TV newsman Ted Baxter on The Mary Tyler Moore Show had humble beginnings (“It all started at a 5,000 watt radio station in Fresno, California”), so did social media.

Using Data to Mitigate Risks in Schools

Posted by Charlie Wund on January 10, 2018 at 10:44 AM

Kaizen Events: Changing Your Work Environment to Reduce Injuries

Posted by Jeff Smagacz on January 3, 2018 at 10:36 AM

Finding good workers is half the battle — you also need to keep them healthy and productive. Today, around 20% of days of missed work are due to sprains and strains that happen as a result of poor workplace design. Companies and public sector organizations that consider their employees' work environment and how it can affect health and efficiency — known as ergonomics — can potentially reduce workplace injuries.